We require a photo permit for all posed and professional photography.
Group photos are limited to 10 people per group. For a permit, contact our reception desk at (657-278-3407).
An approved photo permit is processed for the cost of $100 and is valid for 1 and a half hours on the date requested.
The permit reserves up to 3 areas within the Arboretum grounds for the approved photo session.
Photo permits are only allowed between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Note: Please Allow 30 Days to Schedule Your Permit
There are NO refunds.
You must notify the office prior to your reservation to reschedule - otherwise permit is forfeited.
Commercial photographers may obtain a special contract to take pictures or shoot video on the grounds of the Arboretum if it is commercial in nature and for resale or for commercial clients.
Commercial photographers may obtain special permits at the office of the Facility Rental Manager (657) 278-4791. The Facility Rental Manager contracts all rates, and can provide the appropriate rules and general information.